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Earth Dog Terrier Rescue of Manitoba
HOLIDAY WISH LIST
Front Clip Harness
Collars (All Sizes)
Leashes (All Size)
Any size Kennels
Durable Dog Toys
CARE Cat Community Outreach
HOLIDAY WISH LIST
Generic - No name DRY Cat Food
Generic - No Name Can Cat Food
Cat Litter Boxes
Please PM Lloyd or Darlene for pick up of donations. we would like to deliver these Hampers by December 20th.
we appreciate your support/donations for those who cannot help themselves. Thank you!
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Hi there. The City has removed some of the garbage cans from around the park in preparation for winter . Mostly related to the Big field area. Let's be adults about this and place the waste in a proper garbage can and not toss it or leave it in the bush.
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Ongoing Opportunities for Engagement
Empress Street and Overpass Reconstruction and Rehabilitation
Thank you to those who attended the public open house on the Empress Street and Overpass Reconstruction and Rehabilitation Project on October 10, 2018. Detailed design of the project is now complete with the first phase of construction now underway, with completion of the overall project anticipated by summer 2020 with a budget of approximately $22.8 million.
If you were unable to attend, please view the open house boards online and complete the online comment form, available until October 24, 2018. For more information, please visit winnipeg.ca/empress.
Citizens encouraged to get involved on Boards and Commissions
The City of Winnipeg is accepting applications for positions on various Boards and Commissions until October 19, 2018.
If you are interested, please visit the link for more information and apply online or access application forms at City of Winnipeg – 2019 Citizen Appointments to Boards & Commissions.
West Alexander to East Exchange Update
The protected bike lanes along McDermot Avenue and Bannatyne Avenue are now open from Waterfront Drive to Sherbrook Street. The City is continuing to work on additional back-in angled parking on James Avenue, Rupert Avenue, Hargrave Street, and Albert Street. View the Detailed Design drawings.
For more information, please visit winnipeg.ca/walkbikeprojects.
New Bike Infrastructure - A User's Guide
Thank you for your participation in walk bike projects since the approval of the Pedestrian and Cycling Strategies. Your input has helped to improve design and decision making that balances the needs of all road users.
Walk bike projects have since been designed and built, and the City of Winnipeg has rolled out new bike infrastructure throughout the city, including new features that will help increase safety and improve traffic flow for Winnipeg cyclists, motorists, and pedestrians. The City has a guide to outlines these new features and how to use them properly.
For more information, please visit winnipeg.ca/bikelanefeatures.
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Heads up people ahole alert! There is a yahoo driving a older model, single cab, light blue 1/2 ton. He likes to race down Farmers rd. and spray rocks. He did that the other day to Barry and I. He tried again today to do it to me but I saw him coming up from behind me so I kept ahead of him. Not sure if he lives in the area or is working at the Sports-plex.
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Thanks to all who attended our Blessing. Many thanks to Rev. Geoff Woodcroft who made the service so wonderful and congratulations on his promotion to Bishop of Rupert's Land.
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Some wonderful people left a bonfire still burning this morning. One of these days the whole park is going to up! I've contacted the parks people. Maybe they can have who ever is doing this arrested.
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|Living Prairie Museum News|
Volunteer Seed Collecting
Join the Living Prairie Museum for native seed collecting in some of Winnipeg's prairie habitats. Collecting seeds helps us improve genetic diversity in our restorations. Volunteers learn about our efforts to produce native seeds as well as sustainable harvesting practices. You can also keep some of the seeds you collect.
New location - Volunteers have the opportunity to harvest native seeds from our seed plots in St. Norbert. See rows of native grasses and wildflowers and learn how these seeds are used throughout Winnipeg. The location of our seed plots will be provided upon registration.
Please call the museum to register.
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